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Coat of arms of Couturelle
Coat of arms
Couturelle is located in France
Coordinates: 50°12′33″N 2°30′03″E / 50.2092°N 2.5008°E / 50.2092; 2.5008Coordinates: 50°12′33″N 2°30′03″E / 50.2092°N 2.5008°E / 50.2092; 2.5008
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Avesnes-le-Comte
Intercommunality Deux Sources
 • Mayor (2008–2014) René Tempez
Area1 2.1 km2 (0.8 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 87
 • Density 41/km2 (110/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62253 / 62158
Elevation 130–171 m (427–561 ft)
(avg. 159 m or 522 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Couturelle is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region of France.


A small farming village located 15 miles (25 km) southwest of Arras at the junction of the D25 and D23 roads, on the border with the department of the Somme.


Historical population of Couturelle
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999
Population 122 126 108 102 106 87
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St.Thomas, dating from the nineteenth century.
  • The Commonwealth War Graves Commission cemetery.
  • Remains of a 13th-century castle.
  • The eighteenth-century chateau.

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